Being vegan also helps with the research reporting that those who mention vegan in their profile get 62% more incoming messages than the average.
It is possible to do a modified version of the Atkins diet by eating eggs, cheese and tofu.
On top of this, they surveyed over 7,000 singles to get some insight into how food and dating intersect.
One of the most important things to take away from the survey was that talking about food in your profile makes you more attractive.
If you are aware of what the emoji eggplant stands for when it comes to texting, this shouldn't be too surprising.
Vegetarians looking for love will be happy to know that there is no longer a stigma against them in the dating world.
According to Zoosk, back in 2015 vegetarians didn't have much luck in the online dating department and resulted in 100 percent fewer replies than the average.'But now that’s it’s 2017, saying you’re a vegetarian is a plus.
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'Some foods, such as guacamole, potatoes and chocolate are particularly successful at increasing the amount of messages (users with these foods in their profile have over 100 percent more incoming messages than the average),' they said.'There are a few exceptions however.
Interestingly enough, despite the fact that it is both delicious and wonderful, mentioning fried chicken in a dating profile results in 15 percent fewer messages,' the research continued.
Don't be naive: In an effort to get more responses, many people will exaggerate or flat out lie in their profiles, or post pictures that are 10 years old or 20 pounds lighter. Make an effort: A lot of times, people -- especially women -- sit back and let others come to them. When you find someone you like, send a short note that says, "I really enjoyed your profile.
I think we have some things in common." Keep it simple.